A MEMORABLE OUTPATIENTBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.6997.105 (Published 08 July 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:105
- Harold Ellis
If sister says so
My outpatient sister in those days was of the old school. Tall, majestic, and Scottish, she ruled the clinic. All of us feared her. As a result outpatients ran like clockwork. Sister ushered the patients into the cubicles, commanded them to get undressed, and I was then ordered into the appropriate cubicle with my students in strict rotation.
One day, in the usual …